Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What do the buildings look like? Can I see some pictures?

A: For pictures of the Cottage, click here
    For pictures of the Mews, click here

Q: Do you have internet?
A: Absolutely yes. We have two very robust wi-fi networks and connection speed is perfectly good to watch videos, talk on Skype, etc. Internet is included in the rent.

Q: Will I need a car?
A: Yes, most people get a car. Usually it takes around 8 min to get to campus.

Q: Where do I park ?
A: The cottage has its own yard which provides space for up to two cars simultaneously. The residents of the Mews can park their car in the front yard which is shared with the landlord. There is free overflow parking in an adjascent street, less than 200m from the property. On campus at Insead, there is ample parking space underground, which is also free.

Q: Ok, how much does it cost and what does it include?
A: Rent is calculated on a monthly basis. The rental charge covers:

  • The rent itself
  • Utilities: Water, gas, electricity
  • Internet, including VOIP telephone to landlines
  • Cleaning twice a week

The only extra charge is the mandtory Tenant insurance, which should be contracted for with a French Bank or EU insurer (the Landlord can assist). The typical cost is 80€ for up to 1 year

Prices can be seen here.

Q: Sounds cool! How do I get in?
A: We ask the people who are interested to send an e-mail using the contact form to confirm availability

Q: Can I visit and take a look?
A: Sure, just drop us a line!

Q: I am a smoker, is that a problem ?
A: There is no problem with smoking in the garden or yard, as long as wastes are properly disposed of.

Q: I have a pet, can I bring it ?
A: This requires discussion with the Landlord. In principle, this can be accomodated, provided that the pet is reasonably quiet, and that it is kept in house and walked outside the property (not allowed to wander in the garden or yards).

If you have any further questions, please email us using the contact form.